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The antiquities of Palmyra : containing the history of the city and its emperors from its foundation to the present time : with an appendix of critical observations on the names, religion, and government of the country, and a commentary on the inscriptions lately found there

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The antiquities of Palmyra : containing the history of the city and its emperors from its foundation to the present time : with an appendix of critical observations on the names, religion, and government of the country, and a commentary on the inscriptions lately found there


Published 1696
Topics Inscriptions
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Dedication signed by the author: Ab. Sellerus

Plates are a folded panoramic etched view of Palmyra

Signatures: A-B⁸ c⁸ ²B-2B⁸

Errata, last leaf

Getty copy has marginal annotations throughout in English, and an inserted sheet of notes in the same hand

Binding: sprinkled calfskin, rebacked. Edges sprinkled red

Bookplate identified in annotation as that of Viscount Hill of Hawkstone, Salop, a general at Waterloo. Second bookplate on front free endpaper of Francis Hubert Barclay. Signatures of Hill and Barclay, and of Granville Conway, Northampton, dated 1938


Publisher London : Printed for S. Smith and B. Walford ...
Pages 456
Language English
Call number 9928421160001551
Digitizing sponsor Getty Research Institute
Book contributor Getty Research Institute
Collection getty; americana
Notes No copyright page found.

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